Small Businesses

News and Articles About Small Businesses

How Much Should You Pay Yourself as a Business Owner?
Starting a Business

How Much Should You Pay Yourself as a Business Owner?

Although you get to decide your own salary, determining the amount might be one of the toughest decisions you'll make.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Top 10 Small Cities Where Business is Thriving
Startup Cities

Top 10 Small Cities Where Business is Thriving

A new study ranks the top 10 American towns to launch a business – and the results might surprise you.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
The Secret to Maximizing Your Marketing Dollars for Fun and Profit
Marketing

The Secret to Maximizing Your Marketing Dollars for Fun and Profit

Don't act like the big companies. You can be doing a lot more in marketing, for a lot less money.
Issamar Ginzberg
5 Tips to Avoid Employee Embezzlement
Theft

5 Tips to Avoid Employee Embezzlement

Don't let your business be sunk by this all-too-common issue that usually stems from trusting too much.
Doug and Polly White
Small Businesses and Startups Have More in Common Than You Think
Entrepreneurship

Small Businesses and Startups Have More in Common Than You Think

At the heart of both of these business models are six core qualities entrepreneurs need to succeed
Jason Richelson
Is a DIY App In Your Future?
Apps

Is a DIY App In Your Future?

App use by small businesses is set to double. The good news is they are easier than ever to develop.
Susan Solovic
Dear Politician: If Small Business Is So Important, How Do You Explain These Facts?
Small Businesses

Dear Politician: If Small Business Is So Important, How Do You Explain These Facts?

The economy runs on private-sector job growth. Why is that so hard to understand?
Susan Solovic
A Business Name vs. a Trademark: Do You Know the Difference?
Trademarks

A Business Name vs. a Trademark: Do You Know the Difference?

One gives you protection in your state only; the other gives protection in all 50.
Nellie Akalp
How Secure Is Your Small Business? 5 Tips to Protect Against Modern Cyber Attacks.
Cyber Attacks

How Secure Is Your Small Business? 5 Tips to Protect Against Modern Cyber Attacks.

Small- and midsized businesses are being targeted, just like the big guys.
John Mason
10 Online Invoicing Services for Small-Business Owners
Invoicing

10 Online Invoicing Services for Small-Business Owners

Who needs an accountant when there is such a wide array of online services available?
Drew Hendricks
What Angel Investors Care About Most When They Make Investment Decisions
Angel Investors

What Angel Investors Care About Most When They Make Investment Decisions

Why people are as important as products in these initial funding rounds.
David Nilssen
4 Reasons Small Businesses Should Migrate to the Cloud
Cloud computing

4 Reasons Small Businesses Should Migrate to the Cloud

From lower costs and easier ways to collaborate, all owners could benefit from the switch.
Andre Lavoie
Facebook Announces Another Small Business Meetup Roadshow
Facebook

Facebook Announces Another Small Business Meetup Roadshow

The social media mammoth is joining forces with MailChimp, Shopify, Visa and Zenefits in a cross-country bid to boost SMB success -- and the ad dollars SMBs spend on Facebook.
Kim Lachance Shandrow